The Hofstra University Department of Athletics is excited to announce that it will be hosting a MIDNIGHT MADNESS celebration to kick-off the Hofstra Men’s and Women’s Basketball seasons.
The event will take place Thursday, October 22, from 8 to 9:30 p.m. in the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex. All Hofstra students and fans are invited to attend this free event!
As part of the evening, Head Coaches Joe Mihalich and Krista Kilburn-Steveskey will introduce YOUR 2015-16 Hofstra Pride Basketball teams. This will be your first opportunity to see both teams on the court as they participate in fun competitions!
The first 1,000 Hofstra fans in attendance (students included) will receive an EXCLUSIVE Midnight Madness blue jersey t-shirt with the number 15 on it (representing the start of the 2015-16 season). There will be a free food courtesy of BurgerFi for all students in the Mack Sports Complex starting at 8 p.m.
In addition, students will have the opportunity to win great prizes including an Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza gift card, a Barnes and Noble gift card and Hofstra gear. One lucky student will be selected to take a half-court shot to win free books for the semester, courtesy of the Hofstra University Bookstore. New this year, fans and students can have their pictures taken in a photo booth and receive commemorative prints from the event!